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“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” That’s a quote from Theodore Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, author of some of the most popular children’s books in the world.

Were he still alive today, Geisel would be turning 109 tomorrow. And in honor of his birthday, the publishing company behind a number of Dr. Seuss iOS apps has put most of their collection os sale for a limited time…

From Oceanhouse Media’s press release (via MacRumors):

“Oceanhouse Media, Inc., in partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P., kicks off its annual app sale for Dr. Seuss’s birthday and NEA’s Read Across America Day today. In honor of this year’s “Hats Off to Reading” theme, the award-winning The Cat in the Hat digital book app is 99 cents (regular price $3.99) and The Cat in the Hat camera app is available as a free download (regular price $1.99).”

Additionally, Oceanhouse has put more than 40 Dr. Seuss apps on sale, ranging in price from $0.99 to $8.99. The discounting applies to books, short stories, apps and games across all the major platform app stores.

Here’s links to a few of their more popular iOS apps:

So if you’re trying to turn your children onto the great works of Dr. Seuss, or you’re simply trying to drum up some nostalgia from your own childhood, this sale is worth checking out. Hurry though, it ends March 7th.